Two weeks before a run-off to decide Brazil's presidency, the dueling far-right and leftist candidates are trying to soften their images.
The run-up to a presidential election in Brazil plunged into chaos on Friday after a knife attack on far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro
A mega-strike by Brazilian truck drivers furious over high fuel costs began to ease Tuesday on the ninth day of transport chaos.
Brazil appeared on the verge of a standstill on the fourth day of a nationwide truckers' strike Thursday as road blockades caused severe shortages of fuel and food.
The speaker of Brazil's lower house of Congress, Rodrigo Maia.
Rio de Janeiro's colorful samba parades begin Sunday, a chance for a city struggling with violence and poverty to stage the "greatest show on earth."
Brazilian President Michel Temer accepted the resignation on Friday of his minister of political affairs, whose party is abandoning the ruling coalition.
Federal prosecutors in Brazil are conducting a criminal investigation into alleged international money laundering.
A passenger boat carrying about 70 people sank in the northern Brazilian state of Pará.